I touched the halo of an angel, long, long ago. I’m not sure why; maybe I thought I would get a jolt of energy from it, because it was bright and shiny. By that line of thought, I should have worried that I could possibly have been electrocuted, but I was young and brash.

The promotion of education is one of the three founding objectives of the National Society, Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR). The other two NSDAR objectives are Historic Preservation and Patriotism.

At the Library with Jared Jacavone

At the Tyrrell County Public Library, we have a wonderful collection of periodicals that cover everything from local and national news to hobbies and professional development. If you visit the library, you can read the latest from The Chowan Herald, The Roanoke Beacon, The News and Observer,…

Each year, the Chowan, Gates and Perquimans County Extension Master Gardeners award a $1,000 scholarship to an area student pursuing advanced studies in the areas of agriculture, horticulture and/or natural resources.

Hartman to Heart with Pastor Chuck Hartman

It is hard to believe the advent season is here. Perhaps you have noticed an influx of people putting up lights, on their homes, around trees and in their yards.

Edenton Epicurean with Cheryl Orr

The streets in downtown Edenton are decked with greenery and lights and it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas after a successful Sip and Shop, Black Friday and Local Saturday shopping events.

Out and About lists current events sponsored by nonprofit groups and churches in Chowan County. Please send listings to The Chowan Herald at 423 South Broad St. Edenton, NC 27932 or email lbeachboard@ncweeklies.com. All events must be submitted by 4 p.m. each Monday.